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Melissa McCarthy hosts 'SNL' a fifth time - and gets Spicey, of course

And so, too, is Melissa McCarthy's impression of him as the bullying, prop-wielding, obfuscating "Spicey". It was later corrected to say Spicer was "among" the bushes, not "in" the bushes. With the obvious joke covered, the sketch then addressed media reports speculating that Sanders would soon be taking over Spicer's position. As she recalls, "Well, once I heard "motorized podium" and 'jewelry, ' I said, 'Can he also be wearing a shoe?'" After a trip through New York City, McCarthy's ...



UN Security Council vows sanctions over North Korea missile test

The members of the Security Council emphasised "the vital importance" of the DPRK "immediately showing honest commitment to denuclearization through concrete action and stressed the importance of working to reduce tensions in the Korean Peninsula and beyond", the statement said.



Former DNI Clapper says Russian Federation likely sees Comey's firing as "another victory"

Trump would suggest that he, himself may have engaged in such conduct is staggering", Schiff said . "This is normal from the point of view of the Trump campaign, the Trump White House". Sen. Mike Lee of Utah said on Fox News Sunday that recording conversations in the White House would be "not necessarily the best idea", and that it would be "inevitable" that such tapes would be subpoenaed if they do, in fact, exist.



Trump tasks new commission to examine election fraud

While most of us were distracted by the firing of the former FBI Director James Comey, the order named Vice President Mike Pence as the chair of the "Presidential Commission on Election Integrity". On MSNBC earlier this year, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tamped down Trump's claims of wide-scale voting fraud in the presidential election, but still claimed there were a "series of significant cases in Kentucky over the years".



Congressman Demands Trump Provide Those 'Tapes' of His Conversations With Comey

The US President has insisted Mr Comey, who he fired earlier this week, assured him at a dinner in January that he was not personally under investigation for collusion with Russian Federation before the election. Comey again promised his "honesty", but did not pledge loyalty, the Times reported. In an interview on Thursday with NBC News, the president said Comey gave him this assurance during a dinner and in two phone conversations.



Two dead in small private jet crash in New Jersey, US

Acting U.S. Solicitor General Jeffrey Wall said no one has tried to set aside a law based on a candidate's campaign statements , adding that there was not enough evidence to show bad faith on the government's part regarding Trump's order. Originally the site of a manufacturing plant during World War I, what is today the Teterboro Airport saw its first flight in 1919. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.